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  • Weekly Amsterdam Guide: 24-30 October 2016

    Welcome to our weekly Amsterdam guide! Let’s look at what the Dutch capital has to offer!

    Halloween Events and Parties

    22-31 October

    Amsterdam celebrates Halloween for over 10 days! Fancy to join? Check out our TOP 5 list of events and parties and don’t miss a single drop of ‘bloody good fun’! The city has so much to offer: from the week long Halloween Festival with its workshops and makeup sessions to numerous parties held all over Amsterdam.

    Horror Movie Night

    29 October

    Are you brave enough to spend the whole night in a dark cinema hall watching horror movies? Halloween is probably the best time to do that! Book your tickets for Mr. Horror’s Movie Show and let the Halloween vibes get to you. Only the latest movies are on the list!

    Harry Potter Marathon

    29 October

    A true paradise for Harry Potter fans! Plunge into the world of magic for almost twenty-four hours and watch all Harry Potter movies in a row. Sounds like a real challenge, doesn’t it?

    Eye Contact Experience

    29 October

    Source: Eye Contact Experience
    Source: Eye Contact Experience

    Originated as an experiment in October last year, the Eye Contact Experience won the hearts of people all over the world and was held in over 150 countries. This year, the event comes back to big cities and will be held in Amsterdam too! Come to Leidseplein to share a minute of eye contact with a total stranger or register as a volunteer and help to host the event.

    24H Noord

    29-30 October

    Discover what the North of Amsterdam has to offer in only 24 hours! From early in the morning till late into the night, all cultural institutions, shops, hotels and clubs will be throwing one of a kind events for the visitors to enjoy. Whether you’ve just arrived in Amsterdam or have been living here for a couple of years, 24H Noord will have something to surprise you with!

    International Storytelling Festival Amsterdam

    29 October – 6 November

    Make yourself comfortable in your chair, relax and enjoy a couple of beautiful tales, stories and legends narrated by talented storytellers. Created by passionate and devoted people from all over the world, this touching festival will definitely open your heart to the stories and lives of others.

    Cello Biënnale Amsterdam

    20-29 October

    Source: MusicTour
    Source: MusicTour

    Welcome to the biggest cello festival in the world! Held in Amsterdam every two years, it never fails to gather crowds of music lovers. Enjoy the world famous cellists playing everything from classical music to jazz and rock.

    KLIK! Amsterdam Animation Festival

    25-30 October

    Discover what lies beyond the Walt Disney universe and enjoy some of the most awesome animated films. They will make you laugh or cry but will hardly leave you indifferent. Together with movies, the festival covers a couple of masterclasses, performances and parties.

    PINT Bokbierfestival

    28-30 October

    PINT Bokbierfestival is the three-day long beer festival held in the Beurs van Berlage each October. Offering over 100 different types of beer, it also has a pretty simple concept: just get your festival glass at the entrance and try everything you want, rinsing the glass after each new drink!

    Seems like that’s all for this week! Did you like our Amsterdam guide? Then stay tuned for more: we promise to create the similar one every week!


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